You may have seen our picks for best games of 2014, but you haven't gotten to hear the impassioned arguments that went into creating that list — until now. We've released a special two-part episode of Give Me Games! in order to further explain why our 10 favorite titles of the year mean so much to us.
Featuring our full stable of gaming writers — Jill Scharr, Alex Cranz, Sherri Smith, Sam Rutherford, Marshall Honorof and myself — our end-of-year special answers the hard questions. What's so special about Dragon Age: Inquisition? How did Nintendo secure two out of 10 spots on our list? And how the heck did a humble indie game beat out a bunch of blockbusters to land at No. 1?
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Mike Andronico is an Associate Editor at Tom's Guide. He played lots of video games this year in the name of research. Follow Mike @MikeAndronico and onGoogle+. Follow us @TomsGuide, on Facebook and on Google+